For Immediate Release
|Date||August 5, 2003|
|Contact||Officer Derwin Hudson|
Riverside, Ca- Chief Russ Leach
is pleased to announce the promotion of Sergeant Ken Carpenter to the rank of
Lieutenant Ken Carpenter began his law enforcement career serving four years as a Law Enforcement Specialist in the United States Air force. In 1979, Carpenter became a Police Officer with the Riverside Police Department.
As a Police Officer, Carpenter performed duties as a Patrol Officer, Accident Investigator and ten years as a Field Training Officer. Lieutenant Carpenter also worked in the Personnel Services Division as a Background Investigator and Training Coordinator.
In 1995, Carpenter was promoted to the rank of Detective and assigned to the Traffic Bureau as an Accident Follow-Up Investigator.
Lieutenant Carpenter was promoted to the rank of Sergeant in 1999. As a Supervisor, Carpenter performed duties in Field Operations and, most recently, Internal Affairs.